TEKTON Draws It In!

If you are a DIYer, and who doesn’t dabble in DIY projects these days, you’re gonna want this handy magnetic tool in your go-to bag (hopefully, you already have a magnetic bowl). ~ A gentle reminder: OMT! uses Amazon referral links. When you do your shopping through the Amazon links on this page, you support […]

DIY Concrete Small Crack Repair

OMT loves her some DIY projects, y’all.  Bonus points goes to the projects that anyone can do without the fear of losing a finger! ~ A gentle reminder: OMT! uses Amazon referral links. When you do your shopping through the Amazon links on this page, you support the blog at no cost to yourself. It’s […]

Inexpensive DIY Outdoor Patio Drop Cloth Curtains

Drop it like it’s hot, like it’s hot, oh so hot! This has been the year of backyard DIY projects (HERE and HERE) one of which I have wanted to do for a few years: Drop Cloth Curtains! A few years back, we had a neighbor whom I nicknamed Cletus.  His creep factor from 1-10: […]

How To Make A Simple and Inexpensive Collapsible Photography Lightbox

New fancy-pants camera.  Check. New fancy-pants lens. Check. New fancy-pants collapsible photography lightbox.  NEVAH!  OK, maybe not never ever, but certainly not right now.  Especially since I can whiz-bang that thing together in just over an hour. For those of you following the Shoot I Do series, the next one is coming, but I thought […]

Easiest DIY Cedar Flower Bed You’ll Ever Build

The German is an amazing gardener.  Me?  Not so much.  But….I do know how to do things that make it appear as if I’m a gardener.  Gardening for wannabes…that’s me! Take this easy DIY flower bed, as an example.  Look at those clean cedar lines.  Look at the barrier between grass and mulched goodness (yes, […]

What Grandma Drinks: DIY Edition

The What Grandma Drinks series is about to get serious.  We’re talking pipe-wrench serious. Y’all sit down and pay attention.  Grandmama wants to tell you a story entitled: Why All Gals Need Tools. I dabble in the DIY pond.  Husband is happy to share his tools with me (so many “that’s what she said” jokes), […]

DIY Fire Pit Tutorial

DIY your own backyard fire pit in three easy steps! #1: Have a dead or dying tree that must be taken down. This is/was our beloved giant ash tree, or as we lovingly referred to it: the Big Ass Tree (clever, bordering on the profane is a gift…).  Ash trees typically have a lifespan of […]